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[Source: David Francis - Descendants of Samuel Francis]
Francis brothers William, Samuel, and James served in the Maryland Militia, Baltimore County, Randall's Rifle Battalion, Maj. Beale Randall, Capt. Henry Fowler's Rifle Company, during the war of 1812.
[Source: Ridgely Papers, MHS Mx. 691, Reel 8, Box 10]
Francis brothers Samuel, William, Charles, and Thomas France/Francis are referenced in the North Hampton Furnace Ledgers of 1806-1808 and 1810-1815 of the Ridgely family and are credited with having supplied cord wood.